Fun With Pumpkins

One of the things about Levi that twitterpates me most is that it takes next-to-no prompting to get him to go on silly adventures with me.  So when he came up for a visit last weekend, we immediately hopped in the car and drove out to the country for a good ol’ fashioned pumpkin hunt.… Continue reading Fun With Pumpkins


Papercutting 101: The Tools of the Trade

My set-up. Shark pencil case not required. My day job, for the last 14 years or so, has been as a manager and repairwoman in a violin shop, a trade that requires me to work with my hands. One of the most important lessons I’ve learned through my work is the value of good tools.… Continue reading Papercutting 101: The Tools of the Trade